Students on location filming a period drama

Lights, Camera, Action…

Our multi-award winning, practical media production courses will provide you with the skills and expertise to succeed in the film and television production industry.

Accredited by Creative Skillset, the industry kitemark of quality, we are one of the UK’s leading providers of practical film production courses. The Creative Skillset accreditation is awarded to practice based courses that best prepare students for a career in the industry.

Studying on of our courses you will learn how to, research develop, write, produce, direct, shoot, edit and promote your own creative portfolio of short films. You will also develop professional craft skills in areas such as camera operation, sound recording, art direction, editing, sound design and post-production.

Each year you will engage in professional work experience, developing your knowledge and understanding of professional practice. This is often where many of our students make contacts for future employment.

Field trips will play a key role in enriching your academic and practical studies. You will visit art galleries, attend film screenings and leading film festivals both in the UK and abroad, visit some of the UK’s leading production facilities and attend residential trips to shoot films on location.

Through our ERASMUS exchange scheme you have an opportunity to study part of your course at one of our partner Universities in Europe.

You will have access to industry leading film production equipment and spend the majority of your time working in our professional film production studio and post-production facilities.

All of our academic and technical staff are passionate about sharing their many years of industry experience, in fact many of them are current professionals, working in the fields of documentary, drama and commercial production. Companies such as the BBC, ITV, Double Negative, Disney and Endemol employ our graduates, working on productions such as Harry Potter, James Bond, X-Men, Downton Abby, X-Factor and Hollyoaks just to name a few.

These intensive film production courses are ideal for creative, driven and hardworking students that thrive in a practical environment, enjoy working with others and want to progress into the film and television industry.

Our graduates are successfully pursuing careers in the film and television production industry all over the world, from Hollywood to New Zealand. They are working in a broad variety of production roles such as, Directors, Producers, Scriptwriters, Cinematographers, Production Designers, Camera Operators, Sound Designers, Editors and Special Effects Artist. You can find out more about our graduates here.